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12 Sep 2019
‘The most important thing adults can do is to love children more and listen to what they say.’ This opinion was shared by 9 out of 10 children when asked what they thought was the most important thing adults can do to end violence against children....
09 Jul 2019
The Bulgarian National Television news report on SOS Children's Villages’ ‘Firefly - Illuminate the Darkness’ Project draws attention to how foster parents, social workers, psychologists and specialists working with children are trained to protect...
18 May 2019
The National Network for Children, Bulgaria, announced two new services for children at risk officially opened in the city of Kazanlak: the Emergency Center for Accommodating Children at Risk, and the Blue Room in the Center for Public Support. The...
17 Nov 2017
On Wednesday, November 8, 28 teens from 16 educational institutions from Moldova took part in the wrap-up event of the project „For a violence-free life for children in Moldova”, implemented by Terre des hommes Moldova with the financial support of...

In the view of many adults, physical violence (beating) is an effective way to educate, discipline and motivate children to perform certain tasks. This is applied at school, in the family and extracurricular institutions. Children with physical disabilities do not enjoy specially arranged transport.

09 Dec 2015
In the view of many adults, physical violence (beating) is an effective way to educate, discipline and motivate children to perform certain tasks. This is applied at school, in the family and extracurricular institutions. Children with physical...
09 Jul 2015
‘The Guardian’ reports about a new edutaining web app about female genital mutilation (FGM) created by Coventry University with the help of schoolchildren in the UK. This app called ‘Petals’ allows anonymously get information about FGM and seek for...

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